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Asthma and beta blockers

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By Jason Mann No BS pulmonary critical care fellow
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/21459857/prescribing-of-%C3%AE-adrenoceptor-antagonists-in-asthma-an-observational-study
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Daniel R Morales, Bruce Guthrie, Brian J Lipworth, Peter T Donnan, Cathy Jackson
BACKGROUND: β-Antagonists have recently been proposed for the treatment of chronic asthma; however, concerns regarding risk of acute bronchoconstriction in clinical trials remain. OBJECTIVE: To determine the frequency of oral β-blocker prescribing in patients with asthma and associations with severe asthma exacerbations requiring oral steroids in patients with active asthma defined by prior asthma-related medication use. METHODS: Patients with asthma registered on 31 March 2007 and all asthma-related medications from the preceding 2 years were identified from anonymised clinical data from one-third of Scottish general practices...
June 2011: Thorax
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